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  1. 1. DOES WOMEN'S POLITICAL EMPOWERMENT IMPROVE GENDER BALANCE IN PEACEKEEPING? A Large N Study of Troop Contributing Countries

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Hanna Buznytska; [2019-03-28]
    Nyckelord :peacekeeping operations; gender balance in peacekeeping; women’s political empowerment; substantive representation; women’s issues;

    Sammanfattning : Although the United Nations has officially recognized an importance of women’s participation in peacekeeping, the number of female personnel remains low; thus, scholars have been investigating the factors that may facilitate a broader inclusion of women in peacekeeping operations. In order to contribute to the existing literature on the topic, this study examines whether one specific factor, a country’s level of women’s political empowerment, has an impact on the level of gender balance in its peacekeeping troops. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Perception of English /l/ and /r/ by Japanese listeners – the influence of living abroad.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Författare :Axel Hooper; [2019-03-05]
    Nyckelord :japanska; perception; phoneme; allophone; Speech Learning Model;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores the topic of perception of /l/ and /r/ phonemes in Japanese speakers, primarily divided into two groups: Speakers who have lived in Sweden for 3 or more years and speak conversational Swedish, and average Japanese speakers, in an attempt to observe the effects learning Swedish has on one’s English. A hypothesis dubbed the Speech Learning Model (SLM) as well as my own hypotheses were used as a base for comparison. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Perceiving Terrorism: A survey experiment about how Swedish students define terrorism based on the perpetrator’s ethnicity

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Niklas von Mentzer Marcev; [2019-02-20]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this study is to analyze how students perceive the concept of terrorism based on the ethnicity ascribed to the perpetrator. Studies conducted in the US have shown that the public defines political violence differently depending on the language used to describe the event, white perpetrators are more often called mass shooters while perpetrators of other ethnicities are more frequently called terrorists. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Inuti den svarta amorfen. Tankeexperiment för ett animerande utställningsrum i samtiden

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Gustaf Adolfsson; [2019-02-14]
    Nyckelord :Exhibition; Gallery room; White Cube Aesthetics; Sensory Turn; Museum; Fotografiska;

    Sammanfattning : This essay essentially place itself within the recent and contemporary field of study, namely the sensory turn, when it sets out to theoretically synthesise and reason an exhibition room of today and tomorrow, the authors creation “the black amorphis” (den svarta amorfen). The goal is to elaborate on one way of how an exhibition room could be configured in order to transform the self experienced and observed “insecure spectator”, often featured in the so called “white cube”, into the “enthralled visitor”. LÄS MER

  5. 5. I huvudet på Försvarsdepartementet : en idéanalys av svensk veteranpolitik

    Kandidat-uppsats, Försvarshögskolan

    Författare :Jacob Hallenheim; [2019]
    Nyckelord :veteran policy; identity; policy analysis; PTSD; idea analysis; Swedish policy;

    Sammanfattning : This Bachelor’s thesis was conducted with the purpose of forming a broader foundation of ideas for questions about caring for veterans in Sweden. The problem at hand was identified through reading of readily available and widely cited Swedish research on the subject. LÄS MER